Service measured not by GOLD,
                           but by the GOLDEN RULE


Service measured not by GOLD,
          but by the GOLDEN RULE


WOOSTER “ William Vernon Olson, 89, of Wooster passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Brookdale Assisted Living.
William was born September 13, 1930 in Ashland, the son of William and Ellen Stone Olson.   He married Alice Catherine Reynolds on April 25, 1953.   She preceded him in death on February 2, 2019.
He is survived by one daughter, Leanne Marie (Olson) Streit and her husband Philip of Houston, Texas; one grandson, Austin Anthony Streit, also of Houston; a sister, Janice Marie Barnes of Springfield and many nieces and nephews along with their families.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents and a sister, Audrey Weideman.
William was employed for many years by Rubbermaid.   William and his wife operated a small ceramic shop for a number of years and belonged to the National Plastercraft and Midwest Plastercraft Associations.   William and his wife took numerous small tours and he enjoyed doing lawn work and reading.
At his request, there will be no calling hours and a private family service will be held.   For service information, call his son-in-law, Philip at 949-310-3001.   Burial will be at Sherwood Memorial Gardens in Wooster.   McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is handling arrangements.
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